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    i want to know whether this sentence is correct or not

    i got it aborted

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    Re: i want to know whether this sentence is correct or not

    Quote Originally Posted by sudha
    i got it aborted
    No. If one were talking about a baby, one would say, "I had an abortion".

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    You could get a process aborted.

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    #4
    For a baby: Wouldn't it be "I had it aborted"?
    I'm not a teacher, so please consider any advice I give in that context.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Red5
    For a baby: Wouldn't it be "I had it aborted"?
    Hi ADMIN,
    I find your answer is more pertinent to the question.

    with great regards,
    henry

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    Thanks!

    Oh, and a belated welcome to the forum!
    I'm not a teacher, so please consider any advice I give in that context.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Red5
    Thanks!

    Oh, and a belated welcome to the forum!
    :wink: You are welcome!
    accepted the greeting.
    :D

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